A Must-Have: BL Pure Clear Lip & Eye Makeup Remover
Why using oil-free products will prolong eyelash extensions
As eyelash extension professionals, it is essential to educate and inform our clients regarding their lash extension aftercare.
Using an oil-based eye product will break down quicker the adhesive that bonds the extensions to the natural lashes, leading to premature lash loss.
Our oil-free aftercare products are designed to care, nourish, and soothe your clients' eyes. They protect from dissolving the bonds that hold the extensions in place.
The best way for your clients to maintain their eyelash extensions is by using products that have been formulated especially for lash extension aftercare.
Your clients should:
● Use oil-free makeup removers.
● Know the benefits associated with using professional eye-makeup formulas.
● Be aware of the benefits of maintaining optimum eyelash health.
● Understand that eyelash aftercare is an essential part of prolonging their extensions.
Educate your clients:
● That certain ingredients are harmful to the delicate eye area.
● Why a professionally formulated eyelash aftercare routine is essential.
● How their eyelash extensions benefit in look and retention.
● The benefits of healthy natural eyelash regrowth as a base for infills.
What does Pure Clear Lip & Eye Makeup Remover do?
BL Pure Clear Lip & Eye Makeup Remover is an oil-free eye makeup remover and cleanser that our team developed to maximize eyelash extension retention.
The ingredients in this product were researched and tested by lash extension experts. This ensures they provide professional eyelash aftercare. This product gently removes your eye makeup while cleaning, conditioning, and caring for your extensions.
By using BL Pure Clear Lip & Eye Makeup Remover, your clients' eyelashes will remain healthy and strong.
What are the benefits of Pure Clear Lip & Eye Makeup Remover's ingredients?
Citric acids to Balance PH levels
We have included sodium citrate and citric acids, which ensure that this formula maintains the correct PH balance. It will not irritate your client's delicate eye area.
Citric Acid is an extract from natural citrus fruits. They have a proven ability to adjust the PH balance of skincare and cosmetic products.
When used as a PH adjuster, it not only ensures a stable PH balance in the product, but it is also gentle enough to use on even sensitive skin types.
Sodium citrate is the salt derived naturally from the citric acid found in citrus fruits. It is excellent for cosmetic formulas to ensure a balanced PH level that is gentle on the skin.
Sodium citrate is also often used as an emulsifying agent to prevent ingredients from becoming separated. It softens the liquid formula as well as ensuring the alkalinity is balanced.
Why this combo?
Many eye care products use citric acid and its' salt sodium citrate due to its being a safe formula to apply on or around the delicate eye area.
It belongs to the group of ingredients that fall under the alpha hydroxy acids (also known as AHA's). The AHA's found in both citric acid and sodium acid are also proven to be less likely to cause a stinging reaction when applied to the skin.
It is especially important with products for the delicate eye area.
PEG 40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil to cleanse and soothe.
Castor oil has long been used in eyelash care. Its' advantages in conditioning and soothing has been known to promote longer, healthier eyelashes.
PEG-60 Hydrogenated Castor Oil is Polyethylene Glycol from Hydrogenated Castor Oil. It has many benefits and is often used as an emollient, emulsifier, and a cleansing agent.
We have included it for its ability to cleanse the eyelashes. It removes eye makeup and debris in a gentle and conditioning way. Its gentle foaming quality supports a quick and easy way to remove eye makeup. This ingredient conditions the lashes and also forms a moisture barrier to ensure they stay protected.
Dipotassium Glycyrrhizinate to condition
Dipotassium Glycyrrhizinate is a dipotassium salt of Glycyrrhizic Acid. It is derived from an ingredient from licorice root extract. The extract is found in the root of the Glycyrrhiza glabra plant, which is native to parts of Asia and also Europe.
The licorice root extract is well known for its soothing effects and has been used in Chinese medicine for thousands of years. Its many benefits are known to come from glycyrrhizin. This is why we added dipotassium glycyrrhizate to our formula.
Dipotassium Glycyrrhizinate benefits:
● Anti- Irritation
● Anti- Inflammatory
We have added the following organically derived extracts that nourish and condition the eyelashes while they are cleansed, helping to remove any build-up or makeup.
Lilium Candidum Flower Extract
Extracted from the bulb and flowers that are known as Lilium candidum L.
Saponins and Polysaccharides are the chemical compositions derived from these bulbs. We have added this extract because it stabilizes emulsions and maintains eyelash moisture levels.
Lilium Candidum Flower Extract benefits:
Rose extract is derived from rose hips, which are extracted when the flower is past blooming, and the petals have fallen off. Damascus Roses are the most common roses used due to their high oil content.
To produce one pound of rose oil requires 10.000 pounds of rose petals, which makes rose extract an expensive ingredient to add.
The Rosehips are an excellent source of vitamins and essential fatty acids. They are used for their ability to plump, moisturize, and encourage collagen production. We have added it to its conditioning properties.
Rose Extract benefits:
● Vitamin Rich: A, C, D, E
● Anti- Inflammatory
Lilac Extract (Syringa Vulgaris)
Lilac extract is derived from the Lily flower, which is native to Eastern Europe and Persia. It has a long history of being used in the 19th century for its medicinal properties.
In skincare, it is a powerful ingredient that assists in skin rejuvenation and as a toner to produce healthy moisturized skin.
Lilac Extract (Syringa Vulgaris) benefits:
Bellis Perennis Flower Extract
Bellis Perennis flower extract is extracted from the common Daisy, which is native to the UK and Northern, Western, and Central Europe.
It has been used since the 14th century for its medicinal properties.
In cosmetics, it is used for its oils and salts that are found in the leaf and flower of the Daisy.
We have included it for its skin conditioning properties.
Bellis Perennis Flower Extract benefits:
● Anti- Bacterial
● Anti- Oxidant
● Anti- Inflammatory
Chrysanthemum Morifolium Flower Extract
Chrysanthemum Morifolium flower extract is an extract from the flowers of Chrysanthemum morifolium Asteraceae or commonly known as the Chrysanthemum. It has a long history of being used in Chinese medicine for its antioxidant properties and is often drunk as a tea.
In skincare, as well as having the antioxidant effect, it is also used for its excellent skin conditioning properties. We added it to moisturize and condition the lashes.
Chrysanthemum Morifolium Flower Extract benefits:
● Skin conditioning
Nelumbium Speciosum Flower Extract
Nelumbium Speciosum flower is native to Asia, is derived from Indian Lotus Flowers. The oil extracted contains proteins, soothing, and moisturizing properties. We included it for its skin conditioning abilities. It is an entirely natural, organic product. It is also free of any irritants or toxins that may cause skin allergies and irritation.
Nelumbium Speciosum Flower Extract benefits:
● Skin conditioning
● Skin moisturizing
● Anti irritation
Pure Clear Lip & Eye Makeup Remover is a gentle, oil-free remover.
It is gentle and soothing on the delicate eye area. It is thoroughly removing eye makeup quickly without irritating or loosening the eyelash extension adhesive.
This formula is also an effective way for your lash technicians to clean and prep your clients' lashes, before adding the infill.
This product is a must-have if you are looking for an oil-free makeup remover product to add to your retail line up.
Trust that you can safely recommend this to your client, knowing it won't damage their extensions.
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